Category Archives: SGB News

A Star Trek Loss

Majel Barrett Roddenberry passed away this morning according to  Head on over and see the announcement there. It is a sad day for trekkers everywhere.  Condolences to her family, friends, and fans.  There is a place to leave notes and thoughts in their forums.

‘Greasemonkey’ Malware Targets Firefox

Researchers have discovered a new type of malware that collects passwords for banking sites but targets only Firefox. The malware, dubbed ‘Trojan.PWS.ChromeInject.A,’ sits in Firefox’s add-ons folder, registering itself as ‘Greasemonkey,’ the well-known collection of scripts that add functionality to Web pages rendered by Firefox.

Welcome new visitors!

Greetings new visitors! I have noticed a significant amount of traffic (for existing readers, think factor 10) coming in due to the “YouTube virus? Actns/Swif.T” post. A lot of people are wondering what to do about it. The best advice we can give is to update your AntiVirus as often as possible and don’t click on “install this” items if you do happen to be redirected to a different site. The redirection is annoying but harmless, it is the actually voluntarily installing malware that is what causes the problems.

About – updated

I have just finished updating the “About” page here on SGB.  It was a little short before and really didn’t give much information. There are a few other reasons, which I covered on my personal blog, that basically boils down to restructuring how I blog.  In doing so I should have more frequent posting of… Read More »